We Have a Choice: a grassroots run for senate
Ex-Black Panther Aaron Dixon runs for US Senate.
Producer VN FilmWorksProduction Company VN FilmWorksAudio/Visual sound, colorLanguage EnglishContact Information http://vision-nary.com
Chronicles the early run of Aaron Dixon for U.S. Senate from WA state in 2006.
An ex-Black Panther and community activist, Dixon runs on the issues of poverty, prison reform, Iraq, health care and other issues in a grassroots campaign with the Green Party.
Features ex-Black Panther, author, and activist Elaine Brown.
July 25, 2006
Interesting film. Good integration of archive footage with new material. In particular the story of the black panther raids.
Archival footage provides good context to the panthers and civil rights history; and in parts adds humor as in the jab at Katie Couric.